Bruce J. Gould, MD serves as the Medical Director of Northwest Georgia Oncology Centers, P.C. (NGOC). Dr. Gould is known as an innovator and advocate for community-based cancer practices and tirelessly works to sustain and strengthen the accessibility, quality and value of these practices nationwide. Recently, he provided leadership to the development of an oncology medical home model pilot program designed to sustain the health and accessibility of community-based oncology practices and uphold quality measures, accountability and patient satisfaction.
Specializing in breast and ovarian cancer, Dr. Gould has provided cancer care and treatment for all types of cancer patients in Marietta, GA since 1990 and was one of the founding partners of NGOC.
He currently serves as the President of the Community Oncology Alliance (COA), a national advocacy non-profit organization for cancer patients and their oncologists to help protect and foster the community oncology delivery system in the United States and protect patients’ access to quality and affordable care. Dr. Gould also serves as an Advisory Board Member of RainTree Oncology Services, a leading-edge provider of comprehensive oral drug acquisition and management services to help community oncology practices improve and advance their patient care.
Dr. Gould is a staff physician at WellStar Kennestone Regional Medical Center and has served WellStar as the Medical Director of Hospice, Chairman of the Quality Review Committee and as a member of the Medical Care Evaluation Committee. Dr. Gould also is actively involved in cancer research and clinical trials to find a cancer cure and provide his patients with the most advanced cancer treatment available in Georgia.
Dr. Gould provides patient-centered cancer care at NGOC’s Marietta Cancer Center.
|Personal Data||Birthplace: Kittanning, PA|
|Undergraduate Education||BS, 1979
Pennsylvania State University
|Medical Education||Doctor of Medicine
Jefferson Medical College
July 1979 – June 1983
|Postdoctoral Training||INTERNSHIP AND JUNIOR RESIDENCY
University of Texas Medical Branch
July 1983 – June 1985
Senior Assistant Resident, Internal Medicine
Duke University Medical Center
July 1985 – June 1986
Hematology & Medical Oncology
Duke University Medical Center
January 1987 – December 1989
|Board Certification||American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 1987
American Board of Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, 1989
American Board of Internal Medicine, Hematology, board eligible
|Medical Licensure||State of Georgia, 1990 (Active)|
|Professional Societies||American Society of Clinical Oncology
Georgia Society of Clinical Oncology
|Honors||AOA Medical Honor Society|
|Publications||Gould BJ, Borowitz MJ, Groves ES, et al. A phase I study of a continuous infusion anti-breast cancer immuno-toxin: report of a targeted toxicity not predicted by animal studies. JNCI 81:775-781, 1989
Pai L, Bookman M, Ozolos R, Young R, Smith J, Longo D, Gould BJ, et al. Clinical evaluation of intra-peritoneal Pseudomonas exotoxin immunocongugate OVB3-PE in ovarian cancer. JCO 9:2095-2103, 1991
|Major Research Interests||Clinical Trials (Oncology & Hematology)|